Accession Number:

ADA528114

Title:

Organizing for a Complex World: The Way Ahead

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-05-14

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

What do we mean by complexity Different from complicated -- Large scale multiple elements non-linear -- Whole different than sum of parts -- Changes to interaction of elements cannot be accurately predicted -- Integration brings additional capability not otherwise achievable -- Organizational politics internal to complexity -- Programs implemented in pluralist environment with divergent views.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE